(1982 / Production Model)
This was the first Japanese domestic market model with a full fairing designed for optimum aerodynamics. It also had advanced body styling that was just right for enveloping the rider and featured Yamaha's latest electronics technology of the day like its YFIS electronically controlled fuel injection system and the “Yamaha Cycle Communication System,” "a man-machine interface" for giving the rider information about the machine.
- Overall length × width × height: 2,170mm × 730mm × 1,365mm
- Weight: 231kg
- Engine type: Air-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 2-valve, in-line 4-cylinder, 748cm³
- Maximum power output: 51.5kW (70.0PS) / 9,000r/min
- Maximum torque: 60.8N･m (6.2kgf･m) / 7,000r/min
- Price: ¥850,000
*All figures, etc. in a model's description or specifications are from when the model was originally released.